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Old 02-21-03, 01:39 PM
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battery box

i have a sealed optima battery in my hatch bolted down to the stock tray. what kind of sealed tray do i need to be legal. i plan on drag racing the car and it should dip into the 10 second zone. i never asked but one of those summit racing metal sealed battery boxes should work fine right ?
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Old 02-23-03, 09:55 PM
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if it says it's nhra legal, then it is, but i think they require you to have a kill switch the alternator when relocating, not sure.
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I believe the metal Summit box is not legal. It is not sealed. The Moroso box is sealed and thus legal for NHRA.
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For a better look than the Moroso box, check this one out. You may want to call to make sure it is sealed.

http://www.pegasusautoracing.com/pdfs/044.pdf
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